Last U.K. detainee at Guantanamo returns home after release

October 30, 2015 2:49 PM

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The last British resident detained at Guantanamo Bay returned home Friday after almost 14 years in which he became a defiant spokesman for the prisoners.

Shaker Aamer, a Saudi citizen who married a British woman and moved to London in 1997, landed at Biggin Hill Airport at about 1 p.m. local time aboard a private plane that taxied into an airport hangar. Aamer, who was never charged with a crime, was released from the U.S. military prison in Cuba on ...

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